Key figures at L.A. production company Gigapix Studios accused of defrauding hundreds of investors for unfinished 3D animated ‘Wizard of Oz’ feature.
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Spain’s Imira Entertainment secures deal with VOD giant Amazon in North America for tween-skewed ‘Lola & Virginia.’
London-based visual effects house completes effects for major action sequence in the latest Tom Cruise sci-fi action thriller, ‘Edge of Tomorrow.’
3D conversion company Venture 3D employs Cospective’s remote review and approval tool cineSync Pro for its stereoscopic conversion pipeline.
Digital workflow management tool saves production time and money, affording complete control over digital assets.
Sony Pictures Entertainment celebrates the 30th anniversary of its blockbuster franchise ‘Ghostbusters’ with a 4K restoration of the original 1984 film and limited theatrical run starting August 29.
Stereo correction toolset gets massive overhaul, bringing higher quality results and improved workflows.
PGS Entertainment announces pre-sales of ‘ALVINNN!!! and The Chipmunks,’ the new series from Bagdasarian Productions, to Germany’s SUPER RTL and Spain’s ATRESMEDIA TELEVISIÓN.
Cementing its status as a true children’s classic, Magic Light Pictures’ ‘The Gruffalo’ wins a special Prix Jeunesse 50th anniversary award for Best Children’s TV Fiction Programme of the Last 50 Years.
Nickelodeon grows its content family with 13-episode order of ‘The Loud House,’ the first series to be greenlit out of its 2013 Animated Shorts Program.
Lauren Faust, the Emmy-winning director behind the 'My Little Pony' franchise reboot, is attached to direct new 'Medusa' feature for Sony Pictures Animation.
Bill Condon, best known for his hit feature adaptation of the musical ‘Dreamgirls,’ is set to direct a live-action version of ‘Beauty and the Beast’ for Disney.
Laika to debut final theatrical trailer for ‘The Boxtrolls’ at Annecy International Animation Film Festival on June 11.
Short film is based on “Nine Lives,” the award-winning graphic novel from Thailand by Songsin Tiewsomboon.
Warner Bros. delays the Andy and Lana Wachowski movie ‘Jupiter Ascending’ from July 18 to February 6, 2015.
The Foundry hosts two sessions at MIFA 2014 to show how web-based visual story development tool FLIX is being used in production at major animation studios around the world, including DreamWorks and Sony Pictures Animation.
Design agency HUSH creates an artistic and immersive way for media executives to experience the NewFront debut of ‘The New York Times.’
DNA directing team Big TV and production company Black Label deliver a breathtaking new music video for David Gray’s new single, “Back in the World.”
DaVinci Resolve is used by EC3 dailies colorist Adrian DeLude for near-set dailies grading on the Twentieth Century Fox blockbuster ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past.’
Multimedia content and brand management company appoints distribution veteran Andrew Berman as Senior Vice President, Global Sales.
Gender-bending episode, ‘The Prince Who Wanted Everything,’ premieres Thursday, June 26 at 7:00 p.m. on Cartoon Network.
VFX legend and seven-time Academy Award winner Richard Edlund is appointed to the board of Devil & Demon Strategy.